33 8. Salutation to Ardhanarlsvara. 4. Praise of Vaghhata. 5. Praise of Mercury. 6. Origin of Brahma from Mukunda. 7. Brahma creates nine Prajapatis. 8. Among them was Atri. 9. He married Auasuya who gave birth to the Moon» 10. His son was Budha; his son Pururavas who espoused Urvasi. 11. Praise of the rule of Pururavas. 12. S.yus was his son. 13. His son was Nahusa, who performed 100 aSvamedhas. 14. He occupied Indra'a throne. 15. His son was Yayati. 16. He married two wives and gave birth to Yadu, Purn and three other sons. 17. Yadu had eight sons. 18. Then Visvajaya. 19. Vasudeva born in the line. 20. His good qualities. 21. He married Kamsa's sister, and Visnu was born of them for the protection of the world. 22. Krsna's exploits. 23-24. In his family was born King Sangama in whom all good qualities sought to unite as they had lost their fondness for others ; his son, who resembled Skanda, (the son) of livara, was king Bukka, emperor of the world, famed in all quarters, sole hero of the world; greatly pleased with the lotuses of whose feet, shine the bees, viz., the (subordinate) kings. •25. The extremities of the quarters form the sporting ground of (his) fame, and the capital of the god», that of his enemies; the earth sported with his arm and Lak§m! with his eye.